How to make a more peaceful world with just your phone and index finger. How to make a more peaceful world with just your phone and index finger.

How to make a more peaceful world with just your phone and index finger.

  • August 14, 2015 7:46 pm
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Friends.  This is really important, please read. The Obama administration has reached a historic deal with Iran, which halts their nuclear weapons program. Military and intelligence experts from around the world have agreed, this diplomatic breakthrough subjects Iran to unprecedented inspections of its nuclear and military facilities. It cuts off all paths for Iran to [...]

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Email or call Senator Peters re: Iran nuclear deal – August 2015 Email or call Senator Peters re: Iran nuclear deal – August 2015

Email or call Senator Peters re: Iran nuclear deal – August 2015

  • August 6, 2015 1:28 pm
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Dear Friends, this is urgent. Please call Congress NOW 1-855-686-6927 RIGHT NOW, now we really do have an obligation and opportunity to make a difference in averting war. The Obama administration, as you probably know, has negotiated an historic deal with Iran to halt their nuclear weapons program. The warmongers and war profiteers have launched [...]

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Weekly Vigil for Peace Weekly Vigil for Peace

Weekly Vigil for Peace

KNOW has a vigil for peace every Sunday at noon (and sometimes Tuesdays at 4:30 pm) in front of the Federal Building, corner of Park and Michigan downtown Kalamazoo. This has been ongoing since before the invasion of Iraq, without missing a Sunday.   Please stop by. Find Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War on Facebook.

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Events

How to make a more peaceful world with just your phone and index finger.

How to make a more peaceful world with just your phone and index finger.

Friends.  This is really important, please read. The Obama administration has reached a historic deal with Iran, which halts their nuclear weapons program. Military and intelligence experts from around the world have agreed, this diplomatic breakthrough subjects Iran to unprecedented inspections of its nuclear and military facilities. It cuts off all paths for Iran to [...]

Aug 14, 2015 19:46

Issues

Take action now – persuade Senator Peters to join Senator Stabenow!

Congress will vote on the Iran deal in September, and the vote will be close. Here are six ways you can speak out to persuade your members of Congress to support the deal. 1. make a visit – send email to newsfromknow@gmail.com if you want to carpool, or visit on your own. 2. Call Senator [...]

Aug 14, 2015 20:02

News

Support the Iran agreement – letter by Raelyn Joyce

Support the Iran agreement – letter by Raelyn Joyce

“The morality of avoiding another needless and horrible war is more important than politics.”  (AlterNet, August 10, 2015) This statement comes from  Danny Goldberg, whose father fought in five bloody battles against the Nazis in Normandy and helped liberate the Buchenbald concentration camp in Germany. He  believes that his father, now dead, would have enthusiastically [...]

Aug 12, 2015 20:04

Recent Articles

Take action now – persuade Senator Peters to join Senator Stabenow!

Congress will vote on the Iran deal in September, and the vote will be close. Here are six ways you can speak out to persuade your members of Congress to support the deal. 1. make a visit – send email to newsfromknow@gmail.com if you want to carpool, or visit on your own. 2. Call Senator [...]

How to make a more peaceful world with just your phone and index finger.

How to make a more peaceful world with just your phone and index finger.

Friends.  This is really important, please read. The Obama administration has reached a historic deal with Iran, which halts their nuclear weapons program. Military and intelligence experts from around the world have agreed, this diplomatic breakthrough subjects Iran to unprecedented inspections of its nuclear and military facilities. It cuts off all paths for Iran to [...]

Email or call Senator Peters re: Iran nuclear deal – August 2015

Email or call Senator Peters re: Iran nuclear deal – August 2015

Dear Friends, this is urgent. Please call Congress NOW 1-855-686-6927 RIGHT NOW, now we really do have an obligation and opportunity to make a difference in averting war. The Obama administration, as you probably know, has negotiated an historic deal with Iran to halt their nuclear weapons program. The warmongers and war profiteers have launched [...]

On the Side of the Road – film Thursday, April 23, 7pm, Kal Public Library

On the Side of the Road – film Thursday, April 23, 7pm, Kal Public Library

This Thursday, April 23rd, 7:00 pm Kal Public Library Van Deusen room free and open to the public KNOWfilms presents the film: On the Side of the Road Lia Tarachansky’s first documentary feature film, is an exploration of the power of denial. The film focuses on Israeli collective denial of the events of 1948 that [...]

“Don’t say we did not know” – talk with Amos Gvirtz – May 3, 3:00 pm

“Don’t say we did not know” – talk with Amos Gvirtz – May 3, 3:00 pm

Who: Amos Gvirtz, Israeli Peace Activist Where: Friends Meetinghouse, 508 Denner, Kalamazoo When: May 3rd, 3:00 pm Free and open to the public, sponsored by KNOW Amos has developed an international audience with his Don’t Say We Did Not Know weekly emails about unpublicized incidents, events, and government actions affecting the Palestinian and Bedouin communities in [...]

Cut the war budget, fund human needs

Cut the war budget, fund human needs

Cut the WAR BUDGET Fund Human Needs! Peace vigil protest on Tax Day, Wednesday, April 15 4:00 pm until 5:30 pm Join us in standing for peace on Westnedge Ave. near Target in Portage Sponsored by Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War everyone of all ages welcome

Flavors for Peaceful Tomorrows – Friday, March 27th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, St. Luke’s 247 W. Lovell, Kalamazoo

Flavors for Peaceful Tomorrows – Friday, March 27th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, St. Luke’s 247 W. Lovell, Kalamazoo

Flavors for Peaceful Tomorrows A fundraiser for KNOW and the Kalamazoo Peace Center featuring hearty soups from around the world, local musicians and artists Friday, March 27th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 247 W. Lovell, Kalamazoo suggested donation, $20, $10 students, $5 under 12. RSVP 345-0489 or newsfromKNOW@gmail.com

Interfaith Peace Service, Sunday, March 22, 5:00 pm, 1st United Methodist Church, Kalamazoo

Interfaith Peace Service, Sunday, March 22, 5:00 pm, 1st United Methodist Church, Kalamazoo

13th Annual Interfaith Peace Service, Sunday, March 22, 5:00 pm First United Methodist Church 212 South Park Street Kalamazoo, MI 49007 The Kalamazoo Coalition for Peace and Justice “A message of Hope for Palestine and Israel” Keynote Speaker: Most Rev. Paul J. Bradley, Fourth Bishop, Diocese of Kalamazoo Refreshments and Discussion follow Service

Letter writing pizza party — Negotiations not war

Letter writing pizza party — Negotiations not war

Free Pizza and writing letters!  Join us at Kalamazoo Friends Meetinghouse, 508 Denner St, Kalamazoo, MI 49006. Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015,  11:30 AM – 1:30 PM. Join us as we hand-write letters to our Senators and Representatives to support efforts for a negotiated settlement with Iran. We ask our reps to neither advocate nor vote [...]

Flying Paper – free film Thursday, Jan. 29th about children in Gaza

Flying Paper – free film Thursday, Jan. 29th about children in Gaza

Flying Paper is the story of Palestinian children in Gaza engaged in the fascinating culture of kite making and flying. The film follows Musa, a charismatic teenaged kite-maker in the village of Seifa, and Abeer an aspiring young journalist in the Jabalya refugee camp. They join a remarkable quest, along with thousands of other children, [...]